Period
to 30 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Java 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java 8 over the 6 months to 30 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
South East > Surrey
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 124 126 171
Rank change year-on-year +2 +45 +38
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 25 87 71
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 1.04% 2.02% 1.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.96% 3.91% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 24 95 63
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.81% -19.23%
10th Percentile £45,000 £48,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £78,375 £82,750 £112,000
South East median annual salary £60,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.83% +9.09% -8.33%

Java 8 is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,276 2,225 3,036
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 53.10% 51.58% 57.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,074 1,856 2,630
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.53% -1.04%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Java 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Java 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Java 8 in Surrey

Java 8
Salary Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java 8 in Surrey.

Salary trend for Java 8 in Surrey

Java 8
Salary Histogram in Surrey

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java 8 in Surrey over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Java 8 in Surrey

Java 8
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java 8 within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 30 May 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley - 11 £75,000 -
Reigate +13 5 £60,000 -7.69%
Leatherhead +29 4 £50,000 -33.33%
Guildford -15 2 £32,500 -45.83%
Java 8
South East

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, IT jobs citing Java 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Java 8.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (84.00%) Spring
3 13 (52.00%) Microservices
4 12 (48.00%) Software Engineering
5 9 (36.00%) JIRA
6 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
6 8 (32.00%) Docker
7 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
7 7 (28.00%) Kafka
7 7 (28.00%) Degree
8 6 (24.00%) Gradle
8 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
8 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
8 6 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (20.00%) Apache NiFi
9 5 (20.00%) Liquibase
9 5 (20.00%) Kubernetes
9 5 (20.00%) Spring Boot
9 5 (20.00%) SDLC
9 5 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (20.00%) IT Strategy
9 5 (20.00%) Quality Management
9 5 (20.00%) Finance
9 5 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (20.00%) HTML
9 5 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (20.00%) Linux
9 5 (20.00%) Apache
9 5 (20.00%) Tomcat

Java 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.00%) Apache
1 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (8.00%) SaaS
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.00%) Azure
3 1 (4.00%) GCP
3 1 (4.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.00%) Big Data
3 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.00%) MariaDB
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) JIRA
2 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (24.00%) Gradle
3 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (20.00%) Liquibase
5 1 (4.00%) JUnit
5 1 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 22 (88.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Principal Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Principal Java Developer
4 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Junior
5 2 (8.00%) Junior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (84.00%) Spring
2 7 (28.00%) Kafka
3 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (20.00%) Apache Camel
4 5 (20.00%) Apache NiFi
4 5 (20.00%) HTML
4 5 (20.00%) JPA
4 5 (20.00%) Spring Boot
5 4 (16.00%) HTML5
5 4 (16.00%) Redux
6 1 (4.00%) CSS
6 1 (4.00%) J2EE
6 1 (4.00%) REST
6 1 (4.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Microservices
2 12 (48.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
6 5 (20.00%) IT Strategy
6 5 (20.00%) QMS
6 5 (20.00%) Quality Management
6 5 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (20.00%) SDLC
6 5 (20.00%) Software Architecture
6 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.00%) Scrum
8 1 (4.00%) BDD
8 1 (4.00%) Collaborative Working
8 1 (4.00%) High Availability
8 1 (4.00%) Low Latency
8 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) C#
3 4 (16.00%) Python
4 2 (8.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.00%) Groovy
5 1 (4.00%) Korn
5 1 (4.00%) Kotlin
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (8.00%) Terraform
3 1 (4.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.00%) Google